Administrative Assistant - Partnership Support

Durham (County) (GB)
Grade 4 £18,777 - £20,989
04 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The role is fixed term for 12 months

The School of Education has a vacancy for an Administrative Assistant to play an important role in supporting the work of the School’s Student Services Section.

Working under the direction of the relevant Office Manager, the post holder will provide administrative support to the School’s Partnership team. The post is currently based at Queen’s campus, Stockton, but which will be permanently relocating to Durham City campus in summer 2018. As such the post will be predominantly based at Queen’s campus until June 2018, but there will be a need to travel to Durham occasionally to support the transition. From July 2018 the post will be based entirely in Durham.

The post holder will be educated to a good level with excellent administrative and IT skills. They will have the ability to work independently and manage their own workload, mindful of set objectives and priorities, ensuring that deadlines and queries are dealt with in appropriate timescales. They will integrate themselves with all colleagues to generate a good working atmosphere and provide assistance to others as necessary. They will have a flexible and can-do approach and deliver a high professional standard in their work.

For further details of this position including person specification and success indicators, please read the full applicant brief situated at the bottom of this page.

As part of your application you are asked to provide a CV, covering letter, and complete the additional Application Evidence Matrix (available below) which explicitly outlines how you meet each of the essential criteria for this post, and where applicable the desirable criteria. If this additional document is not submitted your application will not be considered.